Career Development

  • Building Skills. Building Careers.

    Improving and learning new skills increases your options for getting the career you want. Express Employment Professionals offers training resources and programs to help you get where you want to go.

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  • Skills for Your Future

    Express associates are able to access ExpressLearn, a free online learning resource, with a variety of courses to help you build your skills.  With more than 100 mobile-friendly courses available, grow your career with ExpressLearn. 

     

  • Software Skills

    More than 20 courses including using Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and some Adobe design products. 

  • Workplace Skills

    Includes courses for time management, communication, and customer service. 


  • White Papers

    Career White Papers

    Learn what format is best for your resume – PDF vs Word, and how to achieve work/life balance.

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    With tips and advice on everything from the job search to finding work life balance, Express’ Job Journey blog is a great resource for employees and job seekers alike. 


    • Celebrate National Blue Collar Day!

      Happy National Blue Collar Day! Every year on Dec. 8, we celebrate a hardworking group of people who are the backbone of the U.S. economy and play an important role in the success of both large and small businesses. Express Employment Professionals is proud to celebrate and put blue collar workers to work. Who are blue collar workers? They’re typically described as people who perform skilled and manual labor in industries such as agriculture, automotive services, construction, maintenance, manufacturing, transportation, or utilities. Our white paper covers Blue Collar work in the U.S. and Canada more in depth. Light Industrial Express also refers to our service lines for blue collar jobs as “light industrial.” Check out this Job Genius video created by Express that gives a quick overview of light industrial jobs. More about National Blue Collar Day! Here are some facts provided by NationalToday.com as we celebrate National Blue Collar Day: 1866: The National Labor Union is established in the U.S. 1882: The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on …

      Thu, 08 Dec 2022


    • Question of the Month: In 2023, I Anticipate Finding a New Job Will Be?

      A new year is just around the corner, and with it, perhaps, a new job opportunity for you. We want to know what your job search will look like in 2023. Will it be better? Worse? More of the same? Let us know by voting in our poll! View Survey

      Tue, 06 Dec 2022


    • How Manufacturing Companies Can Build a More Connected Workplace

        In the post-pandemic, Great Resignation era, quiet quitting has emerged as the latest workplace buzzword. Employees incorporate quiet quitting into their workflow when they feel their job is unsatisfying and begin doing the bare minimum required in their role. At the same time, they are actively looking for another opportunity to arise so they can leave their current job. Given the frequency of quiet quitting across a number of industries, including manufacturing, this raises the question of what some businesses are lacking when it comes to attracting new employees and retaining their current ones. A recent Forbes article stated, “Businesses that cultivate human, colleague-to-colleague relationships have a secret weapon toward a happier and more fruitful team.” Creating those strong relationships in the manufacturing industry can be challenging due to the production environment. Still, it is critical to combat employees’ quitting quietly and decrease the industry’s turnover rate by forming stronger relationships. How can you create a more collaborative workplace culture in the manufacturing industry? Employees must be met where they are by …

      Thu, 01 Dec 2022


  • Read more tips and advice for career development and every step of your working life. Go to JobJourney.com.